Hamburger Buns

Author: 
Adapted from Joyce McClelland
  • 2 Cups  whole milk
  • 1/4 Cup  warm water (105-115°F)
  • (1/4-ounce) packages active dry yeast
  • 1/4 Cup  plus 1/2 tsp sugar, divided
  • 1/2  stick unsalted butter, cut into tablespoon pieces and softened
  • large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 Tablespoon  salt
  • 6 Cups  all-purpose flour, divided
  • large egg mixed with tablespoon water for egg wash
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • 1/4 cup warm water (105-115°F)
  • 2 (1/4-ounce) packages active dry yeast
  • 1/4 cup plus 1/2 tsp sugar, divided
  • 1/2 stick unsalted butter, cut into tablespoon pieces and softened
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 6 cups all-purpose flour, divided
  • 1 large egg mixed with tablespoon water for egg wash
We couldn't pass up the chance to resurrect this recipe, first published in 2002. It's from reader Joyce McClelland, of Terre Haute, Indiana, and it's been handed down in her family for generations. We like to think that we're handing it down in our family, too.

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Recipe Details

Preparation Time: 
30 minutes
Cooking Time: 
5 hours
Total Time: 
5 hours 30 minutes
Serves: 
16

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

521 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free

Daily value:

26%

Servings:

16
  • Fat 205g 316%
  • Carbs 1,312g 437%
  • Saturated 100g 501%
  • Fiber 48g 193%
  • Trans 4g
  • Sugars 160g
  • Protein 284g 569%
  • Cholesterol 2,892mg 964%
  • Sodium 15,409mg 642%
  • Calcium 1,761mg 176%
  • Magnesium 529mg 132%
  • Potassium 4,143mg 118%
  • Iron 83mg 459%
  • Zinc 25mg 169%
  • Phosphorus 4,006mg 572%
  • Vitamin A 8,139IU 163%
  • Vitamin C 0mg 0%
  • Thiamin (B1) 15mg 1,032%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 13mg 775%
  • Niacin (B3) 101mg 506%
  • Vitamin B6 2mg 124%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 3,783µg 946%
  • Vitamin B12 11µg 178%
  • Vitamin D 28µg 7%
  • Vitamin E 14mg 70%
  • Vitamin K 18µg 22%
  • Fatty acids, total monounsaturated 59g
  • Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated 25g
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